Food Quiz for Kids

Food Quiz Questions

  1. What's the main ingredient of an omelette?
  2. Which mineral beginning with the letter 'c' keeps our bones and teeth healthy and can be found in milk, yoghurt, cheese and green vegetables such as broccoli and spinach?
  3. Can you name the sweet substance made by bees?
  4. Name the flaky, golden-coloured, crescent-shaped pastries that are popular for breakfast in France?
  5. Ricotta, Feta, Mozzarella and Cheddar are all types of what?
  6. What is the common name for long, thin, string like pasta?
  7. Tortilla is a bread variety from which country?
  8. Sushi is a dish popular in which country?
  9. What name is given to a person that does not eat any animal products?
  10. Which sort of puddings normally go with roast beef and roast potatoes?
  11. Are humans herbivore, carnivore, or omnivore?
  12. Starting with the letter 'c', what name is given to the sugars and starches in foods such as bread and pasta?
  13. Haggis is a national dish of which country?
  14. What sort of products are a type of food produced from or containing milk?
  15. They are deep-fried dough and one of Homer Simpson's favourite foods, what are they?
  16. What type of fish is most commonly used in the British dish fish and chips?
  17. What does a hamburger become if you put a slice of cheese on top of it?
  18. If making bread what name is given to the method of pressing dough with the palms of the hands?
  19. Which popular Spanish dish often combines rice with seafood, vegetables, or meat?
  20. What sort of meal is cooked outside on a rack, over an open fire?


  1. Eggs
  2. Calcium
  3. Honey
  4. Croissant
  5. Cheeses
  6. Spaghetti
  7. Mexico
  8. Japan
  9. A vegan
  10. Yorkshire puddings
  11. Omnivore (Plant eaters are herbivores, meat eaters are carnivores, and humans/animals that eat both plants and meat are omnivores.)
  12. Carbohydrates or carbs
  13. Scotland
  14. Dairy products
  15. Doughnuts
  16. Cod (but also accept haddock)
  17. Cheeseburger
  18. Knead or kneading
  19. Paella
  20. Barbecue